Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
Somkid urges BOT action on baht
THE government’s economics chief has voiced his concerns over a strong baht with his central bank counterpart, citing the impact on farmers and calling on him to be ready to put the brakes on further gains in the currency.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:00
Law on digital currency comes into forces in Malaysia
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 15:17
KPMG global revenues grow to record US$29-bn
KPMG International has announced record aggregated network revenues of US$29 billion (Bt925.4 billion) for the fiscal year ending 30 September 30, 2018, (FY18), which represents a 7.1 per cent increase in local currency terms on FY17.
Sat, 05 Jan 2019 01:00
Cryptocurrency fuels freedom and is here to stay
Cryptocurrencies had a rough ride in 2018. Early last January, the total capitalisation of all cryptocurrencies tracked by CoinMarketCap.com came to more than US$800 billion (Bt25 trillion), its highest point ever.
Fri, 04 Jan 2019 01:00
Another step towards a cashless society
RapidzPay, a leading digital payments company from Switzerland, has announced an update to its widely anticipated digital currency launch, along with plans to open of its new regional headquarters at Major Cineplex Ratchayothin by the end of February.
Mon, 31 Dec 2018 15:20
Japan's Mizuho Financial Group to issue digital currency
TOKYO - Mizuho Financial Group Inc. will issue its own digital currency from March at the earliest, which will allow users to make cashless payments via smartphones and fee-free cash transfers among users, it has been learned.
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 01:00
Strategic partnership to ease trading of cryptocurrency
Electroneum Ltd, a UK-based cryptocurrency made for mobile, has signed a strategic partnership agreement with One Development Co Ltd, a mobile virtual network aggregator (MVNA) and enabler (MVNE), based in Thailand - to introduce and make it easy for its clients and end-users to trade and earn digital currency.
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 19:53
Krungsri partners with blockchain firm
Krungsri Consumer has teamed up with Six network – a Startup in the blockchain-cryptocurrency business, and a provider of Decentralised Service platform for a creative workforce, announced a partnership to facilitate access to financial products and services for freelance creative workers and online content providers who use Six network’s platform in Thailand.
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 01:00
‘Creative’ workforce gains access to Krungsri loans
Krungsri Consumer, a provider of credit cards, personal loans and sales financing businesses, has teamed up with Six network – a blockchain and cryptocurrency startup and provider of a decentralised service platforms for the “creative” workforce.
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 17:33
Krungsri Consumer joins hands with Six network to support ‘Creative Economy’
Krungsri Consumer, a leading provider of credit card, personal loan and sales financing businesses, has teamed up with Six network – a Startup in the Blockchain – Cryptocurrency business, and a provider of Decentralized Service platform for creative workforce, to facilitate an access to financial products and services for freelance creative workers and online content providers who use Six network’
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 01:00
The distributed passion of a crypto pioneer Insom
A passion for cryptocurrency and blockchain advanced technology drove Sub-lieutenant Poramin Insom to quit his job three years ago at the Royal Thai Armed Forces, where he was in charge of cyberwarfare, to pursue his dream of creating a practical real-life use for digital assets.
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 01:00
GHB Moody’s affIrms ratIng on foreign currency deposit
Moody’s Investors Service has yesterday affirmed Government Housing Bank of Thailand’s (GHB) foreign currency bank deposit rating of Baa1/P-2.
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 01:00
Peso may remain weak as current account gap seen further widening
The Philippines’ current account deficit is expected to further widen next year, keeping the peso weak and government securities expensive, the Washington-based Institute of International Finance (IIF) said.
Sat, 01 Dec 2018 01:00
Reliable voting TECHNOLOGY
Amid mistrust in picking a leader, the Democrat Party pioneers blockchain technology for Thai politics
Fri, 30 Nov 2018 06:39
Mayweather, DJ Khaled settle SEC cryptocurrency charges
US securities regulators on Thursday fined boxer Floyd Mayweather and music promoter DJ Khaled hundreds of thousands of dollars for touting cryptocurrency investments without revealing that they were paid to do so.